A local man died and a passenger in his vehicle was injured Wednesday in two-vehicle collision across a state line, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Richard D. Siegriest, 59, of Miami was pronounced dead at the scene near Racine, Mo., after an oncoming pickup truck struck his vehicle head-on, according to the state patrol.
Larry W. McCorkell, 41, of Wyandotte, a passenger in Siegriestís truck, was taken to St. Johnís with minor injuries.
According to patrol reports, Caleb Kuhn, 19, of Neosho, Mo., was driving an eastbound pickup truck on Kentucky Road, one mile west of Racine, when he crossed the center line and struck Siegriestís pickup truck.
Kuhn was taken to St. Johnís Regional Medical Center in Joplin with serious injuries.